Slow Month

My wife is currently in hospital, and will be for the next week or two so I’ll be playing single dad for a while. As a result, I am slow responding to emails, and probably won’t be posting much this month. I will be checking email daily so I will see anything urgent that comes […]

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Do we need to Giftwrap Shrinkwrap?

I’ve been working on a bit of a framework to make it easier to write test archives for Arquillian based on Shrinkwrap. This post is a summary of the work so far and hopefully with some feedback, specifically on where ShrinkWrap is going, I can determine whether to polish it up and release it or […]

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JSF Basics

This is a brief tutorial that takes a quick look at some of the very basics of JSF, how we define pages and hook them up to server side objects. Rather than cover the fundamentals of starting a new JSF application, I’m going to start from one of the Knappsack archetypes which can provide you […]

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Context matters when discussing frameworks

As if web framework religious discussions weren’t annoying enough, one thing that I always think is missing from such debates is context regarding the type of application being developed. It’s like discussing the best mode of personal travel without taking the type and size of journey into account. There’s a reason why you walk to […]

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